The 3 Days Desert Tour from Marrakech To Merzouga is a fascinating desert tour. You will discover the high Atlas Mountains. This 3 day desert trip from Marrakech to Merzouga has been our TOP seller for years. These are the best Marrakech guided tours that will allow you to discover the true desert of Morocco with its sand dunes, oasis, kasbah and rocky desert at ease, enjoy a camel ride activity in the dunes and a night in your camp of the Sahara desert in the middle of nowhere!
Day 1: Marrakech – Kasbah Ait Ben Hadou – Boumalne Dades
Today, we pick you up from your hotel in Marrakech, and departure to Ait Benhaddou over the mountains of high Atlas passing through the Tizi N’tichka pass (2260 meters in altitude), visit the Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou and stop for lunch in a local restaurant. In the afternoon, we will drive to Ouarzazate and stop near the atlas film studios for a photo then continue to the city center for a panoramic view of the kasbah of Taourirt. After that, you will head to Boumalne du Dades for a night. Dinner and overnight at a Riad/Hotel.
Day 2: Boumalne Dades – Todra Gorges – Erfoud – Merzouga Desert
This morning after breakfast in the hotel, driving towards Tineghir passing by Boumalne du Dades and stopping for a panoramic view of Dades valley . Later on, we will continue to Todra gorges via Imider and Tineghir. Stopping along the way for photos and admiring the views. Arrival to Todra Gorges to enjoy its marvelous Canyon views while hiking on foot . In the afternoon we continue to Tinejdad and have a break for lunch then to Erfoud where you will visit a local fossil craft workshop.
After that you will continue to the captivating dunes of Erg Chebbi, these dunes are called also Merzouga Dunes. Arrive at the hotel and get ready for a camel trek for an hour and a half to enjoy the sunset. While on the back of your dromedary, you will continue to the camp for an overnight in a traditional nomad tent. Dinner and spend the night in a bivouac in the middle of the dunes.
Day 3: Merzouga – Ouarzazate – Marrakech
After enjoying the amazing sunrise among the sand dunes and having breakfast, you ride back your Camels to the Hotel.You will travel back directly to Marrakech and have few stops on the way. Enjoying your lunch then continue to the red city of Marrakech over the mountains of high Atlas passing through the Tizi N’tichka pass (2260 meters in altitude). Arrival to Marrakech and Drop off in your accommodation in Marrakech.
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Free Marrakech Airport arrival transfer to your hotel on the day that you arrive in Marrakech
An air conditioned 4x4 or Minivan, depending on the number of the passengers
English speaking driver during the tour
Pick up & Drop off at your Marrakech accommodation
Local guides in Ait Ben Haddou
Luxury Camp with en-suite-bathroom and shower
Camel Trek to and from the camp
Option to go to and return from the camp by a 4×4 car
Luggage service to the camp and all accommodation
Berber drumming and music in the camp
The opportunity to ask the driver to stop when and where you wish
Free time to explore sites. Walks, and breaks for photos, etc....
Entrance to monuments (Optional